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U.S. Supports Streamlining of Business Processes for Faster Cargo Clearance

Singapore – Thirty trade and customs officials from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) gathered in Singapore today to discuss streamlining specific import and export processes to prepare for implementation of the ASEAN Single Window (ASW). Effective cargo clearance processes throughout the supply chain are a pivotal first step to allow efficient information flow for ...
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ASEAN Trade Facilitation Forum: ASEAN-US Government and Business collaborative efforts to boost trade

Manado – Business representatives from ASEAN, the U.S. and the wider region came together as a group today in a direct dialogue with ASEAN Economic Ministers, Deputy U.S. Trade Representative Demetrios Marantis, and senior officials for the first time, at the ASEAN Trade Facilitation Forum. “Over the past several years, ASEAN has made significant advancements in ...
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Bright Environmental Future for ASEAN Begins with Eco-Schools

From the ASEAN Secretariat’s Press Release KOTA KINABALU, MALAYSIA, 28 June 2011 – In an attempt to further strengthen links between the environment and education sectors in ASEAN, senior education and environment officials from ASEAN Member States, have agreed to support the development of a regional eco-schools program. Officials shared details of existing national eco-schools ...
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